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#challengeonnaturephotography Day 5: A Two-fer

The geese may start the season with a dozen little goslings but by the end of May they’re getting a little twitchy and a lot less cavalier about things eating their babies. 82 more words

Quill Gordon

Snapping Turtle Found With Lopsided Shell Gets CT Scan

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — At this time of year, snapping turtles are usually at the bottom of ponds, waiting for winter to end.

But one was found on top of a pond last month in St. 117 more words


Virginia 2015: Harpers Ferry NHP

Day 2, October 5, 2015

Rarely do you get the opportunity to travel in 3 states before 1 o’clock in the afternoon! We left Gettysburg, Pennsylvania shortly after noon, and made our way to Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, crossing back through Maryland along the way. 979 more words

Love Hurts, but Not as Much as a Stab Wound

I felt it was time to re-post these beautiful and poignant words.

I wrote this during a period of deep personal healing…

Not really–I was just being a smart-ass.


Archemeda's Favorite Nature Pictures (Snapping Turtle) Just Below The Surface Of The Water

This large Snapping Turtle’s picture was taken in September of this year at Ile Bizard’s Nature Park.

Always a Little Heathen: A Book Excerpt

Occasionally when fishing, we caught something other than fish, although not intentionally. One day at Horseshoe Pond, we were fishing for catfish; so it was earthworms on a treble hook weighted down to the bottom with a few split sinkers. 1,130 more words


Turtle case has Dayton wanting to speed up harsher poaching penalties

Ask Minnesota’s governor about poachers and he’ll come out of his shell.

In the wake of this week’s news that three northwestern Minnesota men are charged with… 217 more words